Breakfast Honouring Sport
Please join His Worship, Mayor Dave Bronconnier, the Calgary
Sport Council, past and present elite athletes, and aspiring grassroots athletes
for the Mayors Breakfast Honouring Sport in Calgary.
This unique annual
not only celebrates Calgary athletes,
it supports a common vision that sport is integral to quality of life, community
well being and economic prosperity in Calgary.
Tables are being sold at $1,000.00 each. You will have six seats at your table and be
joined by one elite athlete and one grassroots athlete. Your company/organization will also
receive recognition in our event program.
Funds raised through your corporate
support will assist the Calgary Sport Council fulfill its role in the
implementation of the Civic Sport Policy and our mission to, assist, support
and influence the growth of amateur sport in Calgary.
here for your table request form
Stampede Park. Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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>>>The Future of
Leisure, Recreation and Sport in Canada: A SWOT for Small
George Karlis, Ph.D.Associate Professor,
School of Human
Kinetics, University of Ottawa
recreation and sport industries in Canada, as has been the
case in most nations throughout the world, have been subject
to globalization and corporate influence. In recent years,
the number of small sized leisure, recreation and sport
enterprises (i.e., family or individually owned sport stores
or health clubs) have drastically been reduced .... to read
>>The Economic Impact
of Sport in Calgary
The results are in and they are impressive! The Calgary
Sport Council has written a summary of the study commissioned
as part of the development of Calgary's Civic Sport Policy. The
results are huge!
says Daryl Leinweber, Chair of the Calgary Sport Council.
is a young, vibrant city
and this report refers to how activity, and being active,
can generate an incredible economic impact.
Read the summary article here.
Impact of Sport in Calgary
The Calgary Sport Council has also summarized the recent
report on the Social and Cultural Benefits of Sport in
Calgary. "The report showed our sport community is
expanding and thriving, says
, President of the Canadian Sport Centre Calgary and Chair
of Sport Alberta. There are so many different
opportunities for people of all ages, ability levels and
Read the article summary here.